The Easter concert
  • Сoncert
  • duration

    2:00
  • intermission

    1
  • languagage

    IT
  • age

    6+
Dates
About

On April 16, 2017, at the Small Stage of the Music Hall Theatre the Easter concert will be performed by the Chamber Choir of the Music Hall Theatre.
Hailing Easter with different cultural events has become a tradition of modern society. The Easter of 2017 will take place on the same day both for Orthodox and Western Christians, 16 April.
St.Petersburg State Music Hall Theatre dedicates a special concert to this feast. The concert program includes festival religious songs and also works written by Russian and foreign composers. On the Great Holiday of Christ’s Resurrection  the Chamber Choir of the Theatre will perform sacred music of Bortniansky, Chesnokov, Rachmaninov and Tchaikovsky, as well as music masterpieces by Verdi and J. Strauss.


PROGRAM
I Part

The Paschal troparion,
Greek-Latin-Slavonic

Bortniansky
 The Paschal concerto
Ye People, Let Us Come And Sing

Chesnokov 
The Angel Crying
Solo – Ekaterina Sannikova

Tchaikovsky
It Is Truly Meet

Rachmaninov
We Praise Thee
Solo – Elizaveta Lisetskaya

Hristov
 Praise The Name Of The Lord
Solo – Alexei Polishchuk
Rejoice, O Virgin
Solo – Darya Gulyaeva

Strumsky
The Great Doxology
Solo – Svetlana Skabelkina

Frunza
In Your Kingdom
Solo – Darya Oznobikhina

Hristich
Praise The Name Of The Lord
Solo – Natalia Korzh

Chesnokov
The Pre-Eternal Counsel
Solo – Anastasia Mikhalevskaya
The Wise Thief 
Solo – Anatoly Fursenko
Let My Prayer Arise
Solo – Anna Erokhina
My Soul Doth Magnify The Lord
Solo – Olga Shiryaeva

II Part
J. Strauss
Voices of Spring
Performed by Anna Vikulina
Potpourri on a theme of the An der schönen blauen Donau Waltz

Verdi
Suite on the themes from the operas La traviata, Rigoletto and Nabucco

 

Detail
Directors
Music Director of the Program
Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation Valentina Kopylova-Panchenko
Choirmaster
Igor Pototsky